Hyperlocal news about Melbourne's first suburb: Fitzroy 3065

all quiet on the northern front

The City of Yarra’s ban on alcohol in Edinburgh Gardens resulted in it being a ghost town over new years eve. Without the fuel to encourage them to defecate in children’s playgrounds and to destroy infrastructure, suburban losers went elsewhere.

The basic controversy is how the City of Yarra spent more money this year on preventing the gardens being trashed than they did last year cleaning up after they were trashed.…

Scarf dinners at Jorg

Scarf is a social enterprise that trains asylum seekers, refugees and youth that face barriers to employment in hospitality skills. They partner with restaurants around Melbourne to run three dinner series a year and match their trainees with front of house mentors to provide real life training with the goal of helping get them meaningful employment at the end of the program.…